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Global Climate Change, ETF Style

Over the weekend, we got several reports out of China that indicated that the worldā??s second-largest economy now is backsliding on its targeted growth rate in the 7.5% annual range. Then thereā??s the continued slowdown in Europe, which has put downward pressure on the regionā??s economy and on the equity markets of the European Union (EU).

This week, the United Nations is hosting what it calls the UN 2014 Climate Summit, a meeting of world leaders for the purpose of dealing with a gradually warming planet. Now, Iā??ll leave this politically charged event aside for the moment and flip the focus to another kind of global climate changeĀ —Ā the one thatā??s taking place in global equity markets right now.

Over the weekend, we got several reports out of China that indicated that the worldā??s second-largest economy now is backsliding on its targeted growth rate in the 7.5% annual range. Then thereā??s the continued slowdown in Europe, which has put downward pressure on the regionā??s economy and on the equity markets of the European Union (EU).

The slowdown in the global economic climate is currently being reflected in two exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that I monitor on a daily basis.

Read more about the changes in the global ETF climate at Eagle Daily Investor.

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Doug Fabian is the editor of Successful Investing and High Monthly Income, and is the host of the syndicated radio show, "Doug Fabian's Wealth Strategies." Taking over the reigns from his dad, Dick Fabian, back in 1992, Doug has continued to uphold the reputation of the newsletter as the #1 risk-adjusted market timer as ranked by Hulbertā??s Investment Digest. For more than 30 years, Successful Investing (formerly the Telephone Switch Newsletter) has produced double-digit annual gains. Doug has become known for his expert knowledge and timely use of innovative tools like Exchange Traded Funds, bear funds and Enhanced Index funds to profit in any market climate.

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Global Climate Change, ETF Style

This week, the United Nations is hosting what it calls the UN 2014 Climate Summit, a meeting of world leaders for the purpose of dealing with a gradually warming planet. Now, Iā€™ll leave this politically charged event aside for the moment and flip the focus to another kind of global climate changeĀ —Ā the one thatā€™s taking place in global equity markets right now.

Over the weekend, we got several reports out of China that indicated that the worldā€™s second-largest economy now is backsliding on its targeted growth rate in the 7.5% annual range. Then thereā€™s the continued slowdown in Europe, which has put downward pressure on the regionā€™s economy and on the equity markets of the European Union (EU).

The slowdown in the global economic climate is currently being reflected in two exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that I monitor on a daily basis.

Read more about the changes in the global ETF climate at Eagle Daily Investor.

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